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Without an accurate project schedule, it is virtually impossible to manage a project effectively. In this powerful, high-energy presentation, Dale Howard will show you numerous tips and tricks that project managers and schedulers can use for creating a more accurate project schedule using Microsoft Project. Some of the topics about which Dale will present tips and tricks will include, but not be limited to, the following:
- Using Standard and Custom Calendars
- Setting Nonworking Time for Project Team Members
- Creating Waterfall Schedules using the Proper Task Dependencies
- Overriding the Task Schedule Using Constraints and Task Calendars
- Realistically Assigning Resources to Tasks
The name Dale Howard should be familiar name to MPUG users, given the number of lively and practical presentations he has provided for MPUG Global and for local MPUG chapters on how to use Microsoft Project and Project Server more effectively. With over 15 years of practical experience with these software tools, plus Dale’s humorous and engaging presentation style, he was voted the “Best Presenter” by the participants at the Project Conference held in Phoenix in March 2012. Dale possesses the prestigious Most Valuable Professional (MVP) designation from Microsoft, and possesses multiple technical certifications and training certifications as well. Dale is the Director of Education for Sensei Project Solutions in Phoenix, Arizona. He looks forward to training clients in the USA and all around the world.
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